2014 Session

Budget Amendments - SB30 (Committee Approved)

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CA: 1% Compensation Bonus

Item 467 #5s

Item 467 #5s

First Year - FY2015 Second Year - FY2016
Central Appropriations
Central Appropriations FY2015 $0 FY2016 $19,497,614 GF

Page 397, line 4, strike "$157,709,181" and insert "$177,206,795".
Page 402, strike lines 33-57.
Page 403, strike line 1-19.
Page 402, following line 32, insert:
"O.1. All classified employees of the Executive Branch and other full-time employees of the Commonwealth, except elected officials, who were employed on April 1, 2015 and remain employed until at least November 24, 2015, shall receive a one-time bonus payment equal to one percent of base pay on December 1, 2015. Employees in the Executive Branch subject to the Virginia Personnel Act shall receive the bonus payment authorized in this paragraph only if they have attained an equivalent rating of at least "contributor" on their performance evaluation and have no active written notices under the standards of conduct for the preceding review period.
2. Out of the amounts for Supplements to Employee Compensation is included $19,497,614 the second year from the general fund to support the general fund portion of costs associated with the bonus payment provided in paragraph 1.
3. The Director of the Department of Planning and Budget shall administratively increase nongeneral fund appropriations as required to implement the one-time bonus payment."

(This amendment provides $19.5 million the second year from the general fund for a one-time bonus for all Executive Branch and other full time employees of the Commonwealth, effective December 1, 2015.)